Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), Japan

We provide inspection services to the standards of the Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare.

Lloyd’s Register is authorised by the Japanese Ministry of Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare (MHLW) to carry out inspections of certain boiler and pressure vessel categories on their behalf, in accordance with the Japanese Ordinance on “The Safety of Boilers and Pressure Vessels” and “The Examination of Machinery and Other Equipment."

The vessels we are authorised to inspect are:

  • Boilers
  • Small size boilers
  • First class pressure vessels
  • Second class pressure vessels
  • Small size pressure vessels